Thousands Support Relay for Life



Led by County Executive MaryEllen Odell and three young cancer survivors, the relay steps off on a blistering hot Saturday afternoon. Every candle has a name. Some are here while others are gone. Five thousand luminary candles were lighted Saturday n… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content. Username Password Remember […]

3-D Printing Hailed as Economic Driver



Meghan Taylor, president of Putnam’s Economic Development Corp., Deputy County Executive Bruce Walker, Tom LaPerch, chairman of the Putnam EDC board and director of the Commercial Group at Houlihan Lawrence, and Steven J. Salomone, director of … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Two Yorkies Killed By Neighbor’s Pit Bull



Wendy O’Connell and her family are devastated, fearful and angry. The residents of Vesper Road in Putnam Lake lost their two Yorkshire terriers last Saturday when Buster and Tex were mauled to death by their neighbor’s pit bull terrier. … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Golden Eagle Returns to the Wild



The eagle emerges from its crate and flaps its wings before soaring into the sky above Putnam County. Paul Kupchok, Dr. Jack Wilson and Glenn Hewitt wish it Godspeed. It was a Kodak moment when a gravely injured Golden Eagle—a bird often found … Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Papers Provide $10,000 in Scholarships

Students’ Good Work Praised by Publisher

Jillian Minello of Carmel, right, is seated next to Annie Oswald of Brewster, and family members, at the reception last Friday. Ten excited high school students and several dozen parents and siblings marked their achievements during a reception Frida… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Leveraging Economic Rewards On Our Bike Paths



From The Chamber The many miles of converted “rail trails” which traverse our county provide a great way to enjoy nature, get our exercise and spend quality time with family and friends. However, we would do well to also remember that tho… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Dozens Take Advantage of Coin and Stamp Appraisal Weekend in Carmel



Ralph Behringer (left) checks several $2 bills dating back to 1898 brought for appraisal by Ted Schecter of Brewster. The annual Croton River Coin Club’s free appraisals of U.S. and foreign coins and paper money as well as stamps, medals and to… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Putnam Democrats Endorse Candidates



Bernie Kosberg (left) and John McCarron are running for the Putnam Legislature. Putnam Democrats have endorsed two candidates to run for the county Legislature this fall. Eighty-six delegates met last Wednesday evening in Mahopac at the Four Brothers… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Mortgage Tax Receipts Climb Slightly



Mortgage tax receipts continue their slow climb. The receipts are an indicator of economic activity and, following a dismal report issued last fall, Putnam’s mortgage tax revenue increased slightly during the past six months. The county’… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.

Countywide Traffic Safety Push Underway



Police from a variety of agencies will be working around-the-clock this summer to keep roads throughout Putnam County safe for the motoring public. Plans for the multi-agency traffic safety initiative involving the Putnam Sheriff’s Department,… Please login below or purchase a subscription to the Putnam County Courier to access this content.


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